Company Bookkeeper

  • Job Reference: 11573A
  • Date Posted: 11 March 2020
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: £23,000 to £27,000
  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

11573 - Company Bookkeeper Job Spec
Location: Leicester

Summary
Are you an experienced bookkeeper / accountant looking to oversee the finance function of a burgeoning B2C retail business?

My client, part of a group of retail companies based in Leicester, is seeking a Company Bookkeeper to join their growing team on a full-time permanent basis.

Reporting directly to the Managing Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for all key areas of the finance function, including sales, purchase and nominal ledgers, stock, management accounts and forecasts.


Responsibilities
*To oversee all aspects of finance processing to management accounts in a small office environment,
*To manage purchase, sales ledger & payroll, working capital, management & statutory accounts,
*Responsible for all financial administration including recording and reconciling financial transactions,
*Complete management and statutory accounts,
*Purchase and sales ledger processing, including creating and processing sales invoices, processing and paying purchase invoices,
*Manage purchase and sales ledgers,
*To oversee monthly payroll,
*Produce management accounts, budgets, forecasts and cashflow forecasts,
*HMRC reporting,
*Credit control reporting.

Reporting to: Director of Finance


Requirements
*Qualifications: min. AAT-qualified or equivalent,
*Systems: Sage Line 50, 100 or 200, VT Transactions, experience of handling financials in e-commerce marketplaces (Amazon / eBay), MS Office incl. good Excel & Word knowledge,
*Fluent in written & spoken English. Must be articulate & capable of communicating across the whole spectrum of staff from the MDs to agency staff,
*A self-starter & proactive, capable of acting independently and be confident in asking for guidance when required,
*Must be able to use own initiative to gain a business advantage,
*Be capable of taking complex instructions, carrying these out to a high standard and making decisions in a timely manner.
*Build and maintain professional working relationships with colleagues, superiors and external partners.


Package
In return, our Client offers a superb opportunity to work within a growing, innovative and extremely successful team.

*Appointment Type: Permanent
*Salary: circa £23,000 - £27,000 per annum (subject to experience)
*Hours: Full Time 8:30am - 5:00pm (30mins lunch)
*Holiday: 28 Days (20+STAT)
*Free on-site parking
*Possible Study Support

If you're interested & think you're suitable for this opportunity, please apply online OR call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 11573) on 0116 254 9404.

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